Rent a Car at Cherry Capital Airport (TVC)

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Cherry Capital Airport (TVC)


727 Fly Don't Drive,
Traverse City, MI, Michigan, 49686, United States


(1) 231-947-3883

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Hours of Operation:

Sun 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM; Mon - Fri 8:30 AM - 12:00 AM; Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM

If flying in, the rental counter is within the terminal with a short walk to the car lot.


Location Information

Where is Budget at Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City, MI?

Fastbreak Service
Proceed to the Budget counter Fastbreak line/or normal line if no Fastbreak line designation/or follow directions to the Fastbreak Kiosk. Present identification and receive your rental agreement. The counter representative will give the customer the keys & directions to their car.
FASTBREAK RETURN: Follow the airport signs for Car Rental return. You do not need to return to the counter to complete your rental. Record your mileage and fuel level on the rental agreement and drop it in the Budget Fastbreak return box. A closed rental agreement will be mailed to you within 48 hours.
General Directions
COUNTER: Located in the baggage terminal at the Cherry Capital Airport.

CARS: Directly outside the door.

RETURNS: Same as pick-up.

AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the key drop box. Remember to take your personal belongings with you. There are two drop boxes, one at either end of our counter on the side wall.
After-hours Returns
Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the Drop Box located in the Returns area. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.

TVC Airport Car Rental Return

Plug the Cherry Capital Airport into your GPS—727 Fly Don't Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686—and make your way over to the rental return parking lot. If you picked up your vehicle at the TVC airport, you’ll notice drop-off is in the same spot. Once you’re here, park and check out before your flight.

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Nestled in the northern lower peninsula of Michigan, our charming town is not to be missed. Start your adventure as soon as you exit the plane by picking up a Traverse City airport car rental. Soon you’ll discover exquisite wineries, outdoor adventures, and charming shops. Enjoy the convenience of a car rental in Traverse City when you make a reservation with Budget today. 

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